Marine Weather Message
Issued by NWS Milwaukee/Sullivan, WI

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WHUS73 KMKX 281539
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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MILWAUKEE/SULLIVAN WI
939 AM CST TUE FEB 28 2017

...OCCASIONAL GUSTY WINDS TODAY...

.A TIGHTENING PRESSURE GRADIENT ASSOCIATED WITH APPROACHING LOW
PRESSURE AND A WARM FRONT ARE EXPECTED TO CAUSE OCCASIONAL GUSTY
WINDS TO 25 KNOTS OVER THE LAKE MICHIGAN NEAR SHORE WATERS TODAY.
THE ONSHORE WINDS WILL ALSO CAUSE WAVES TO INCREASE.

THE WINDS WILL SUBSIDE LATER TODAY AND THIS EVENING BUT THEN WILL
INCREASE FROM THE NORTH LATER TONIGHT AND WEDNESDAY MORNING AS
LOW PRESSURE STRENGTHENS OVER LOWER MICHIGAN. ANOTHER SMALL CRAFT
ADVISORY WILL BE NEEDED THEN.

LMZ643>646-282345-
/O.CON.KMKX.SC.Y.0021.000000T0000Z-170301T0000Z/
SHEBOYGAN TO PORT WASHINGTON WI-
PORT WASHINGTON TO NORTH POINT LIGHT WI-
NORTH POINT LIGHT TO WIND POINT WI-
WIND POINT WI TO WINTHROP HARBOR IL-
939 AM CST TUE FEB 28 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM CST THIS
EVENING...

* WINDS: SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS WITH OCCASIONAL GUSTS TO
  25 KNOTS.

* WAVES: INCREASING TO 3 TO 4 FEET.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MEANS THAT WIND SPEEDS OF 21 TO 33 KNOTS
ARE EXPECTED TO PRODUCE HAZARDOUS WAVE CONDITIONS TO SMALL CRAFT.
INEXPERIENCED MARINERS...ESPECIALLY THOSE OPERATING SMALLER
VESSELS SHOULD AVOID NAVIGATING IN THESE CONDITIONS.

&&

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HENTZ

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